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Top 9 vacation destinations for Wall Street geeks

If you're geeky about Wall Street and investing, it may not matter whether you're placing trades with your broker or standing in line at the grocery store - the world of finance is never far from your thoughts. Here are some top spots!

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What your employees are really doing on that conference call

The joy of conference calls is that you can do them from anywhere with a phone line or an internet connection--no more being chained to boardrooms or flying across the country to attend meetings.

HP recalls 6 million laptop power cords

HP issued a voluntary recall, explaining that a recently discovered overheating issue made the cords a “fire and burn hazard.”

Why summer Fridays are good for business

Want to boost morale? Flexible working hours, at least during the summer, could help.

Why did the man behind Windows jump ship, and who’s left to steer?

What does Steven Sinofsky's abrupt departure from Microsoft mean for Windows … and the way the company will compete with Apple and Google?

Google Free Zone brings the Internet to feature phones for free

Google Free Zone enables feature phone users use mail, Web search and Google+ for free. Is it generosity at work, a savvy market grab, or both?

How Apple's victory over Samsung will affect you

Digital Trends goes over the many ways Apple's $1 billion victory over Samsung could hurt Android users, and a few ways it could help.

Why do McDonald's burgers look different from their advertisements?

McDonald's Director of Marketing tackles a popular fan question by taking you behind the scenes of an advertisement photoshoot.

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  • Apple: Record 4M orders of iPhones on 1st day

    Apple: Record 4M orders of iPhones on 1st day

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:42 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:42:23 GMT
    Apple says it had more than 4 million pre-orders of its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in 24 hours, exceeding its initial pre-order supply.
    Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new, larger iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial supply, the company said Monday.
  • Self-driving cars now need a permit in California

    Self-driving cars now need a permit in California

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:42 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:42:20 GMT
    For the first time, California's Department of Motor Vehicles knows how many self-driving cars are traveling public roads.
    Computer-driven cars have been testing their skills on California roads for more than four years - but until now, the Department of Motor Vehicles wasn't sure just how many were rolling around.
  • Stocks move higher in early afternoon as Fed meets

    Stocks move higher in early afternoon as Fed meets

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:41 PM EDT2014-09-16 17:41:58 GMT
    World stock markets sank Monday on weak Chinese economic data as investors looked ahead to a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and Scotland's independence referendum.
    U.S. stocks are moving higher in early afternoon trading Tuesday with energy stocks leading the way. Investors are keeping an eye on a two-day Federal Reserve meeting that got underway.
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